Featured image: Dean Matthews Photography [Facebook]
Magical Mackems is a page dedicated to bigging up the people and places that make us incredibly proud to be from Wearside.
This week, we’re paying tribute to Dean Matthews, the exceptionally talented photographer from the North East who has tragically passed away.
We’re deeply saddened by the sudden passing of Dean Matthews, an exceptionally talented photographer who helped us all to see the beauty of our region.
An extremely popular and beloved figure across our city, Dean was a regular photographer at the Stadium of Light and his images have both delighted and inspired people across the world.
Here’s how the city is paying their respects…
OUR CITY REMEMBERS >>
We are extremely saddened to learn of the passing of Dean Matthews. A regular @StadiumOfLight and an exceptional photographer, Dean always captured our club and our city at its very best.
Our thoughts are with his family and friends at this time. Rest in peace, Dean ❤️🤍 pic.twitter.com/GjtuwwtXnn
— Sunderland AFC (@SunderlandAFC) November 12, 2020
We are devastated to hear the news that Dean Matthews, has passed away following a battle with Covid-19. Dean worked as a driver at Station Taxis for a number of years, but most people will probably know him best for his exceptional work as a photographer.
Rest in Peace Dean ❤️ pic.twitter.com/FZovXKKYKV
— Station Taxis (@sunderlandtaxis) November 13, 2020
CELEBRATING DEAN MATTHEWS >>
£6 from each sale will go directly to the family who have lost their husband and father.